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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1130027



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: City of Plymouth

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-May-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473241

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SX4952NW CHURCH HILL ROAD 740-1/77/598 (East side) 01/05/75 Plymstock, Hooe (Lower) St John's Church Hall


Church hall and former vicarage or schoolhouse. 1855 by William White. Plymouth limestone rubble with limestone dressings; very steep dry slate roofs, the hall roof extended late C20 and sweeping very low at the front; truncated rubble stack over original front wall flanked by 2 steep gabled dormers with C20 glazing and further stack over left-hand corner; schoolhouse has 2 gabled dormers breaking the eaves and large rendered rubble end stacks. Overall L-shaped group. 2-storey schoolhouse with 1st floor partly in roof space; single-storey schoolroom with attic converted. Hall has projecting gable on the left with trefoil-headed lancet and 3-light window to right-hand return gable end. Schoolhouse has symmetrical 2-window front with central lean-to porch with arched wooden doorway; late C20 windows in original openings. INTERIOR: not inspected. Included for group value with Church of St John (qv) (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-: 681).

Listing NGR: SX4950052710

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Devon, (1989), 681

National Grid Reference: SX4950052710


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